Unhappily it got aground, and all on board of it were captured.
The landing boat was aground, having removed the two passengers.
Were not aground, at all events, for they could feel the boat moving down stream under the influence of the current.
This ship, also aground in the Middle Channel, now came into action with a roar.
While the brig is aground you'd best stay on board the tug, so's to be out of the way.
The ship was plunging fore and aft—a sure sign that she was not now aground.
Here I might, to prevent others from falling into one of my errors, point out a rock on which I was aground for a long time.
"Well, Bob, we must come about or get aground," I continued.
Thinking there was a good channel in a passage through, we got aground; but by good management we got off without damadge.
The situation of a vessel when she is aground at the height of spring-tides.